Plant Manager - CCGT Power Station

Plant Manager - CCGT Power Station

Job Title: Plant Manager - CCGT Power Station
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester, England
Salary: car, bonus, healthcare
Reference: BBBH11469_1513871114
Contact Name: Steve Utton
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 21, 2017 15:45

Job Description

Plant Manager - CCGT Power Station

Excellent salary on offer + benefits package

Greater Manchester area


We're currently recruiting a Plant Manager to join a highly efficient Combined Cycle Gas Turbine power station just outside of Manchester. Commissioned only a few years ago this plant is capable of producing 880MW which is enough power roughly 500,000 homes.

What is the job?

Duties of the Plant Manager will include:

  • Responsibility for the overall operations, maintenance and engineering activities of the plant
  • Managing the station to achieve an incident and injury free working environment
  • Lead and develop key business goals and targets taking responsibility for their delivery
  • Ensuring overall operating effectiveness to deliver best practice plant performance in terms of availability, efficiency and reliability
  • Drive technical and operational innovation to achieve improvements in plant performance
  • Stakeholder management
  • Contributing to the overall success of the plant and the company

What is required to be considered?

To be considered for this Plant Manager position you should have:

  • Significant experience in Operations / Maintenance / Engineering or Plant Management in the power generation sector, ideally on a CCGT plant
  • Ideally a degree level qualification in an engineering discipline. Qualifications below this level will still be considered along with relevant work experience
  • A leadership and management style that proactively encourages a culture of involvement, engagement, teamwork and individual development
  • A track record of being results and customer focused
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills

What is in it for me?

  • A highly competitive salary
  • Company car / car allowance
  • Bonus
  • Healthcare
  • A contributory pension scheme

If you are interested in applying for this position, please contact Steve Utton on 02392 288 215 or send a CV and cover letter to

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